Scots writer, based in the U.S.A. developing literary projects for young people involved in gangs, delinquency and crime. Acting credits include Trainspotting directed by Danny Boyle, Scottish Television’s High Road and the Almeida Theatre’s The Government Inspector directed by Jonathan Kent.
Former Parliamentary Officer for The British Association of Social Workers, Graduate of The London School of Economics and Political Science and former Chair of the Alumni Mentoring Committee. Research funded by The Council of Europe, a comparative study of juvenile crime between Norway and the United Kingdom.
Member of the Crime Writers Association (U.K.), Mystery Writers of America and Equity.
Urban Arts Award for cutting edge fiction